Surrounded by mountains set in the alpine village of Hanmer Springs Jack in the Green Backpackers is a boutique budget travellers accommodation catering for all independent travellers.
Accommodation includes double rooms, small dorms (max. 4 people), ensuite family room, double and twin share ensuite garden chalets.
Facilities include: full washing/drying facilities, showers & toilets, large country style kitchen, cosy lounge with log burner, sun filled garden with queen size hammock, all day sun veranda/deck, off street parking, internet and wireless, FREE tea, coffee and hot chocolate.
Local activities include: golf, horse treks, bungy jumping, river rafting, jet boating, mountain biking, tennis, bush walks, snow skiing, and of course the hot pools with sauna, steam, fresh air and mountain views.
Payment by credit card or EFTPOS.
Buses run daily pick up/drop off service from Christchurch Information Centre.
Hanmer Springs is only 1 hours drive from the Garden City of Christchurch, plus amenities close by include: information centre, hot pools, adventure tourism and shopping/groceries/food.
Prices: $28-$38 per person per night.